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Sport Science (Sport Coaching) - Bedford Bedford College Group Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

This course will provide you with a specialist work-related programme of study that covers the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required to work in the sport, health and fitness industry as a qualified sports coach. The Foundation Degree is a University of Bedfordshire (UoB) Award.

You can progress on to a third year top-up course, delivered at the University of Bedfordshire, to achieve a BSc Sport degree. Utilising the knowledge gained from this course you could also go in to employment in the sports coaching, fitness, health and performance industries.

Course details

Modules

During this course you will study a range of topics, including: Year 1 •Employment in the Sports Industry •The Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology •Functional Anatomy and Physiology •Coaching for Participation Year 2 •Management and Supervision in the Sports Industry •Psychology of Sport, Exercise and Health •Exercise Physiology •Coaching for Development

Assessment method

Continuous assessment, practical assessment, coursework and presentations.


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code C612
Institution code B23
Campus name Bedford College
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

You will need:

At least 48 UCAS points (BTEC: Pass Merit Profile) from a Level 3 course (A-Level, Level 3 Diploma or BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in a relevant subject area) studied over a two year period.
GCSE grade A*-C or Level 2 equivalent in English and maths.

We welcome applications from mature students who will be considered individually on experience rather than qualifications.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualifications

https://www.bedford.ac.uk/our-courses/subjects/sport-fitness/sport-science-coaching-foundation-degree-fdsc-levels-45

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6,000 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,000 * Year 1
Scotland £6,000 * Year 1
Wales £6,000 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Fees subject to change

Provider information

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Bedford College Group
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Bedford
MK42 9AH


Clearing contact details

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